Definitions for knock-knee

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

knock′-knee`(n.)

  1. inward curvature of the legs, causing the knees to knock together in walking.

    Category: Pathology

  2. knock-knees, the knees of a person whose legs have such curvature.

    Category: Pathology

Origin of knock-knee:

1820–30

knock′-kneed`(adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. knock-knee, genu valgum, tibia valga(noun)

    an inward slant of the thigh

Webster Dictionary

  1. Knock-knee(noun)

    a condition in which the knees are bent in so as to touch each other in walking; inknee

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